Health 2.0 Cork hosts informal gatherings of healthcare professionals, IT professionals, academics, patient groups and the general public. Meet-up sessions include talks by guest speakers from healthcare and IT sectors on relevant healthcare related topics and how technology can be an adjunct in rendering healthcare delivery. Panel discussions on a given topic are also held and all attendees are encouraged to discuss and give their opinion. Start-up companies are given an opportunity to demo their product as well. This is an informal gathering where anyone with an interest in healthcare and technology can discuss, learn and meet. Refreshments are served and new attendees are always welcome.